# SOLUTION: how far apart are the y-intercepts of the line with the equation y=2x+3 and the line that goes through the point (4,2) and has a slope of negative one?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Average Question 137904: how far apart are the y-intercepts of the line with the equation y=2x+3 and the line that goes through the point (4,2) and has a slope of negative one?Answer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!y=2x+3 (red line). y intercept=3 (4,2) with slope=-1 2=-1*4+b 2=-4+b b=2+4 b=6 the y intercept. y=-x+6 (green line). y intercept=6 6-3=3 answer between these 2 iy intercepts. (graph 300x200 pixels, x from -6 to 5, y from -10 to 10, of TWO functions 2x +3 and -x +6).